MMA wants to see business plan before giving support in principle to Manor assisted...

MINDEMOYA—Members of the Manitoulin Municipal Association (MMA) have indicated they would like to see a business plan, including the proposed finances for an assisted...

Autumn traditions demonstrated at Kenj Fall Harvest

Island community encouraged to participate in harvest events M’CHIGEENG—Kenjgewin Teg Educational Institute (KTEI) will once again be hosting its annual Fall Harvest event, a day...

Federal government invests in Lake Huron Cove Island Lighthouse

TOBERMORY—Larry Miller, Member of Parliament for Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound, on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, announced last week an...

Gordon/Barrie Island hopes to establish Friendship Force chapter on Manitoulin Island

BARRIE ISLAND—With the fun, camaraderie and travelling she is able to take part in as a member of the Friendship Force Toronto chapter, Carolyn...

Manitoulin’s sewing and stitching scene stages stunning fall shows

Monumental Quilt of Belonging comes to Manitowaning MANITOULIN—Manitoulin Island is home to several quilting groups, large and small, and their shows this fall provide excellent...

Manor board looks at options to cover costs of aging heating and air conditioning...

LITTLE CURRENT—The Manitoulin Centennial Manor board reviewed its proposed 2018 budget at the meeting last week and discussed how to cover the cost of...

Wiikwemkoong observes December 6 vigil with walk and human trafficking workshop

by Michael ErskineWIIKWEMKOONG—The spirits of attendees of a human trafficking workshop held in Wiikwemkoong on the December 6 National Day of Remembrance...

Central Manitoulin investigates report of an illegal dumpsite

MINDEMOYA—The municipality of Central Manitoulin is investigating a complaint raised by at least one local resident as to an illegal dump being established and...

Ontario public health organizations brace for restructuring

ONTARIO - The Ontario government is expected to soon announce the details of cuts to public healthcare agencies in the province, a...

Anishinaabe Archeology Project open now at the Ojibwe Cultural Foundation

M’CHIGEENG—On Thursday, October 6, the Ojibwe Cultural Foundation (OCF) launched the first phase of the Anishinaabe Archeology Project based on the 1950s archaeological dig...

Dr. Timothy Vine to take on position of VP Corporate Services and CFO at...

MANITOULIN—The new vice-president of corporate services and chief financial officer of the Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) will be taking over that position next month. Dr....

Ebola readiness and patient screening efforts on at MHC

MANITOULIN—Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) has moved forward with the latest provincial directives for Ebola, including patient/visitor risk screening and with increased staff protection, despite...
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